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Description:No industry is moving faster than health care. And no organization is better positioned to lead health care forward. We need attention to every detail with an eye for the points no one has considered. The rewards for performance are significant. You’ll help improve the health of millions. And you’ll do your life’s best work.(sm) Catamaran’s URAC and ACHC accredited Specialty Pharmacy, Briova, serves the needs of patients with complex chronic diseases. The Director, Regional Specialty Sales, is responsible for the strategic direction of the Regional Account Management team and achievement of sales goals and key objectives. Leads and motivates team to increase specialty pharmacy revenue / margin and ensures the achievement of sales goals:  analyzes and interprets sales data, evaluates current business, identifies new sales opportunities, develops strategy, develops target/prescriber reports, develops business plans and executes the plan.  Recruits, interviews, hires, trains and coaches Regional Account Managers.  Evaluates goals and conducts performance reviews.  Collaborates with Catamaran pharmacy personnel to efficiently and effectively provide best-in-class service to customers. Coordinates with Catamaran’s Managed Care Team to maximize impact of contracts.  Acts as Briova account lead in key accounts in the Region where there are multiple therapeutic opportunities. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. ***This position will be focused on the Southwest Region (AZ/CO)*** Primary Responsibilities:Leads, motivates and coaches Regional Account Managers to achieve sales goals. Drives accountability at territory levelDevelops regional strategy and plan of action for the following therapeutic areas:  Oncology, Hepatitis C, Growth Disorders, Autoimmune, Infusion TherapiesRecruits, interviews and hires top talentTrains and develops talent. Leads team through changeDemonstrates technical selling skills and Catamaran / Briova service model expertiseCollaborates with pharmacy operations team to ensure superior customer serviceAnalyzes and summarizes data and trendsRoutinely communicates with centralized marketing team regarding resources, competitive activity, etcInterfaces with pharmaceutical manufacturers to highlight Briova’s service excellenceBuilds business relationships with health care professionalsEffectively manages budgetUpdates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizationsMaintains accurate records of all sales activities including salesforce.comProtects organization’s value by keeping information confidentialDemonstrates ability to effectively interact and cooperate with all company employeesBuilds trust, values others, communicates effectively, drives execution, fosters innovation, focuses on the customer, collaborates with others, solves problems creatively and demonstrates high integrityComplies with all company and government policies, regulations and business ethics codes and ensures they are communicated and implemented within the team     Qualifications:Required Qualifications: BS Degree 10+ years’ experience in healthcare related sales  10+ years in sales leadershipProven history of driving sales results and achieving goals Experience in effectively collaborating with internal and external stakeholdersProven success in a dynamic, fast paced environment Willingness to travel a minimum of 60%Preferred Qualifications: MBA or professional health care degreeExperience selling a complex service highly Careers with OptumRx. Were one of the largest and most innovative pharmacy benefits managers in the US, serving more than 12 million people nationwide. Here you’ll fill far more than prescriptions. As a member of one of our pharmacy teams, you’re empowered to be your best and do whatever it takes to help each customer. You’ll find unrivaled support and training as well as a wealth of growth and development opportunities driven by your performance and limited only by your imagination. Join us. There’s no better place to help people live healthier lives while doing your life’s best work.(sm) Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment Job Keywords: Director, Regional Specialty Sales, Catamaran, Specialty Pharmacy, Pharmacy, sales leadership, Pharmacy Sales, Phoenix, AZ, Arizona Travel: No CitizenshipStatus: Other Visa Accepted Function: OptumHealth SalesBusinessSegment: OptumRx Division: OptumRx Specialty Pharmacy DeliveryModel: Platinum ContestNumber: 637051 Shift: Day Job OvertimeStatus: Exempt